Retiring Lt. Governor Duffy to be CEO of Rochester Business Alliance

Lt. Gov. Robert Duffy will become the next CEO of the Rochester Business Alliance at the start of the new year, the organization announced on Wednesday morning.

Duffy starts his new job Jan. 5.

Duffy is a former mayor of Rochester with close ties to Governor Cuomo, who has said economic redevelopment of upstate cities will be one of his agenda items. Duffy succeeds Sandy Parker as CEO. Parker will retire at the end of the year.

Click here to read the news release from the Rochester Business Alliance.